|Carol Duboc (USA) - vocals |
Hailed as "...one of the most interesting and dynamic jazz singers of her generation."- Jazz Times Magazine - platinum selling singer / songwriter Carol Duboc's new release, Burt Bacharach Songbook featuring three time Grammy nominee Hubert Laws on the Flute is a tribute to Bacharach who is from Dubocís hometown of Kansas City. As a writer, arranger, and vocalist, Duboc has sold over three million records and has worked with Patti Labelle, Tom Jones and Jeff Lorber among many others. Her writing and arranging success includes; "This Word is All" on Patti LaBelle's Gems CD, which was certified Gold, "Precious", on Chante Moore's Precious CD which was certified Gold, the hit single "Never Do You Wrong" for Stephanie Mills, and the song "That Boy" on Jade's Jade To The Max CD which was certified platinum. Burt Bacharach Songbook is Carol's fifth release following her four critically acclaimed albums beginning in 2001, and her big screen debut as "Pumpkin" in Be Cool in 2005, which starred John Travolta and Uma Thurman. Don Heckman (LA Times) declared "Duboc's singing has the strength and originality to quickly move her into the top level of jazz vocalists regardless of genre," and his prediction is proving to be correct.